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Easy Heart Square Stitch Knitting Pattern

Easy Heart Square Stitch Knitting Pattern

Learn how to make this easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern, perfect for beginning knitters. This knit and purl square is great for Valentine’s Day and all year round. This heart shape is created in a garter stitch on a stockinette background. You can easily make dishcloths, washcloths, and even a baby blanket by piecing together the squares. 

Please continue reading to get all your materials, techniques, and free written pattern instructions to knit this pattern flat on straight needles. You may also receive a printable version in my popular “Knit Hearts Pattern Book” on Etsy or Ravelry.

Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.


WATCH HEART KNIT STITCH VIDEO INTRO


CLOSER LOOK at the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

RIGHT AND WRONG SIDES OF THE HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

Right and Wrong Sides of Knitted Work - Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.


KNIT A BABY BLANKET WITH HEART SQUARES

Get creative with different colors and piece together a sweet and unique heirloom for the newborn in your family.

Blanket from Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.


KNITTING PATTERN for the Easy Heart 

WANT THE FREE WRITTEN PATTERN ON THIS PAGE? Keep scrolling, it’s up next!

PURCHASE KNIT HEARTS PATTERN BOOK (digital download)
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Knitted Heart Square Pattern


MATERIALS for the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

Knitting Materials - Easy Heart Knit Stitch Pattern by Studio Knit with Free Pattern and Video Tutorial.

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• Yarn in any weight, fiber, & color of your choice
• Knitting Needles sized appropriately for your yarn
Scissors
Tapestry Needle

My featured samples were created with size 7 US knitting needles and #4 worsted-weight yarns cotton yarn. My Yarn in this post is Sugar ‘N Cream Cotton, perfect for dishcloths and washcloths.


KNITTING TECHNIQUES for the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

Need to brush up or learn a new technique? Check out my entire library of Knitting Techniques to help you along as you knit up this project.

Slip Knot 
• CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
• K = Knit Stitch 
• P = Purl Stitch
• BO = Bind Off
Weave In Ends


HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN
Click to Play Step-by-Step Video Tutorial


KNITTING CHART FOR HEART STITCH PATTERN

Want the printable .pdf?
“Knit Hearts Pattern Book” ($3.80 digital download)

Heart Knit Stitch Pattern Chart by Studio Knit


WRITTEN INSTRUCTIONS for the HEART KNIT STITCH PATTERN

CAST ON 31 Stitches

GARTER BOTTOM

Row 1: Knit All (Wrong Side)

Row 2: Knit All (Right Side)

Row 3: Knit All

Row 4: Knit All

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GARTER EDGE WITH STOCKINETTE BASE

Row 5: K4, P23, K4

Row 6: Knit All

Row 7: K4, P23, K4

Row 8: Knit All

Row 9: K4, P23, K4

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HEART PATTERN

Row 10: K15, P1, K15

Row 11: K4, P10, K3, P10, K4

Row 12: K13, P5, K13

Row 13: K4, P8, K7, P8, K4

Row 14: K11, P9, K11

Row 15: K4, P6, K11, P6, K4

Row 16: K9, P13, K9

Row 17: K4, P4, K15, P4, K4

Row 18: K7, P17, K7

Row 19: K4, P2, K19, P2, K4

Row 20: K6, P19, K6

Row 21: K4, P2, K19, P2, K4

Row 22: K6, P19, K6

Row 23: K4, P3, K17, P3, K4

Row 24: K8, P7, K1, P7, K8

Row 25: K4, P5, K5, P3, K5, P5, K4

Row 26: K10, P3, K5, P3, K10

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GARTER EDGE WITH STOCKINETTE BASE

Row 27: K4, P23, K4

Row 28: Knit All

Row 29: K4, P23, K4

Row 30: Knit All

Row 31: K4, P23, K4

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GARTER TOP

Row 32: Knit All

Row 33: Knit All

Row 34: Knit All

Row 35: Knit All

BIND OFF


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